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Seorang pembeli bernama Saliza Abdullah mendakwa beliau telah ditipu oleh seorang penjual menggunakan nama Ibu Syira dalam laman sosial Facebook. Ibu Syira menurut Saliza, telah gagal menghantar barang berupa swing chair yang beliau pesan walaupun bayaran...

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Japan Govt urges citizens to stockpile toilet rolls

Japanese stockpiling toilet rolls. The Japanese government is calling on its citizens to be prepared for the worst-case scenario should a major disaster hit the quake-prone archipelago — by stockpiling toilet paper. The industry ministry has launched a public awareness campaign ahead of the September 1 national Disaster Prevention Day, reminding citizens to have enough emergency supplies...

South Korean distillers, Govt sued by group of ‘kaki botol’ soju addicts for millions

Well South Korean artist Psy serving soju to American rapper Snoop Dog. ‘Soju‘ a distilled vodka-like, rice liquor been consumed by Korean for thousand of years. It is pretty potent liquor with high alcohol content and a favorite drink among South Korean who are well-known for their...

Swiss authorities satisfied with success of first sex drive-in brothel in Zurich

Swiss drive-in brothel Swiss authorities are basking in the afterglow of a decision to create a “sex drive-in” in Zurich, with social services hailing it a success on its first anniversary on Tuesday. The experiment in Switzerland’s largest city began last August...

Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono seeks to secure legacy after decade in power

Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono. AFP Jakarta (AFP) – Indonesia’s president talked up his achievements Friday during his last state of the nation address before stepping down after a decade in power, despite criticism of his government’s lacklustre record...

Photos of latest Bintulu flash flooding August 25, 2014

Taman Matahari

Bintulu town was hit by another round of equally devastating flash flood on Monday August 25. Sungai Plan, Taman Jason, Taman Putrajaya and several other areas devastated by the Dec 30, 2013 flash flood,...

Ipoh nearly naked pre-wedding photo shot being probed by police

Photo of the couple that spread on the social media.

Photo of the couple that spread on the social media. Increasingly conservatives Malaysian society can’t see ‘creativity’ in photos of groom shirtless wearing only bow tie, pants and the bride clad only by her undergarment, revealing her assets. A wedding gallery manager in Ipoh, known only as Koo told The Star, the couple were involved...

Why Bintulu not featured in official Visit Sarawak Year 2014 promo video?

Visit Sarawak 2014 promo video and theme song. Here is the theme song for ‘Visit Sarawak 2014′ (#VSY2014) performed by Dayang Nurfaizah and Noh Salleh. Places of interest featured in the 3.48 long clips were mostly that found...

[VIDEO] Watch this terrifying footage showing giant crocodile chases Mexican boy in water

Screenshot of footage showing a giant crocodile chasing terrifying Mexican boy in water. You’ve got to watch this footage. It’s terrifying. An incident capture on video of a giant crocodile chasing a young boy through Mexican...

[PHOTOS] Flash flood at Sungai Plan August 14, 2014

Flash flood at sungai plan Several houses at Sungai Plan, Bintulu were inudated to about a meter deep in worst hit areas last night. It was not immediately known how many were affected, but it was certainly a traumatic experience for some...

Fans vandalized Stadium Negeri after 1-1 draw against Perak [photos]

A police car burning outside  State Stadium Kuching.

Sarawak football fans were more than unhappy when the team managed only a draw against Perak at the State Stadium last night. Ill-treated by Perak FC supporters in Ipoh recently, a group of the local fans...

Kuching Marathon to offer bigger cash prize and better facilities in future [photos]

Kuching Marathon 2014.

Kenyans Cherop Ezekiel winner and Peter Keter runner up with Minister of Tourism Datuk Amar Abang Johari second right. The inaugural Kuching Marathon 2014 had attracted over 5,500 marathoners from 30 countries...

Event : Belaga Rainforest Challenge 2014

Belaga Rainforest Challenge 2014, August 14-17, 2014. Belaga District will be organizing ‘Belaga Rainforest Challenge’ it fifth edition from 14 August to 17. What’s the highlights? The...

Antoine Griezmann devastated after French exits the World Cup

Antoine being consoled by teammate ‘This is the biggest disappointment of my career,” Antoine Griezmann, 23, told RTL after his team’s defeat to Germany in the World Cup quarter-final...

The physical changes of Tanjung Batu shoreline 2007 – 2014

Tanjung batu beach on August 2007.

Tanjung batu beach on August 2007. So much have changed, physically along this particular shoreline nearly a decade later. Nowadays, hectare of new land have been created on this spot by reclaiming the...

Water sports you know longer see in Bintulu

Wind surfing at Kellog beach, Bintulu. Photo: Edward Nicholl.

Wind surfing at Kellog beach, Bintulu. Photo: Edward Nicholl. Wind surfing. Yup people do wind surfing in Bintulu decades ago, at time when our beaches were spanning miles long. This rare photo of an...

Promenade Hotel & Resorts almost ready to open before year end

Promenade Hotel, Bintulu The newest hotel in town Promenade Hotel located at the newest business district in Bintulu – Bintulu Sentral – is shaping up pretty quickly. Here are latest photos...

Beautiful idyllic village in Dalat

pic – flickr/Canonreflex Only been to Dalat once, sometime in 2007 but not at this particular village. It is a district in Mukah Division, the 11th administrative divisions in Sarawak. Dalat is a...